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Power quality, not a problem to be shirked! Says Metrel

“With the increased complexity of the network, we are all having to pay more attention to the quality of power the distribution companies deliver to our installations and the effect that our installations have on their supply.” said Brendan Beaver, ...

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CEF launches new priced trade catalogue  

CEF is proud to announce the launch of their new, priced trade catalogue. Containing over 26,000 electrical products at everyday value prices, the catalogue brings much needed pricing consistency and transparency to the electrical wholesale market.  As well as covering ...

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Compliance: Wiring Regulations

Chris Cerisola, NICEIC Qualified Supervisor (QS) at Artic Building Services looks at some of the changes made from the 17th to the 18th Edition Wiring Regulations. RCDs (residual-current device) is every electrician’s favourite subject in the designing of new electrical ...

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Jim Pridham becomes new ECA President

Respected businessman and electrical engineer, Jim Pridham of JR Pridham Services Limited, has been named as the new President of the Electrical Contractors’ Association (ECA). Pridham began his electrical training in the Royal Navy, where he held various roles as ...

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J S Wright wins £5m services deal

J S Wright has secured a £5 million contract for the biggest phase of a £64 million estate regeneration in London. The mechanical and electrical building services provider, which has its head office in Birmingham and offices in Bristol and ...

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ECS Ltd awarded ASCP 2019 ‘Electrical Contractor of the Year’

Electrical Compliance and Safety Ltd (ECS) were thrilled to be announced winners of the ‘ASCP Electrical Contractor of the Year Award 2019’, one of the sector’s most sought-after awards. The ASCP Safety and Compliance Awards reward those outstanding individuals and ...

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CEF LIVE returns to the NEC

The UK’s biggest electrical event, CEF LIVE, is returning to the NEC Birmingham on 6th and 7th June this year. Following the enormous success of the previous two events, which took place in 2015 and 2017, this year’s CEF LIVE ...

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Easy Access with C.K tools MightyRods Toolbox Set

Following on from the success of its pioneering range of next generation MightyRods PRO Cable Rods, C.K has launched the new C.K MightyRods PRO Toolbox Set 3.3m (T5419).  A compact handy toolbag size, offering efficient cable installation in confined spaces, ...

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Safety First – C.K’s solution for the best in cable routing

Every tradesman is familiar with cable routing and the risks of splinters with some cable rods. That became a painful reality for Jason Price of Jason Price Electrical Services, whose hand was badly injured last year when a cable rod ...

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